Leslie Willis Woods

Leslie Willis Woods

Professor

California Animal Health and Food Safety Lab
Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

Office
1135 Thurman Lab, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
Foreign Animal Disease Training, Certificate from Plum Island
State Licensure - California
State Licensure - Washington
Education
1996, PhD, University of California, School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA
1982, DVM, University of California, School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA
1977, BA, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA
1978, , University of California, San Diego, CA
Honors and Awards
2006 University of San Diego, Kappa Gamma Pi Alumni award
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2013 Woods LW, Latimer KS : Chicken infectious anemia and other circovirus infections: Circovirus infections of pigeons and other avian species, Swayne (ed), In: Diseases of Poultry, 13th edition, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, (ed), , . 219-288.
2013 Schat KA, Woods LW : Chicken infectious anemia and other circovirus infections: Introduction, Swayne (ed), In: Diseases of Poultry, 13th edition, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, (ed), , . 219-288.
2010 Woods LW, Latimer KS : Circovirus infectious of pigeons and other avian species, Saif YM, (ed), In: Diseases of Poultry, 12th edition, Ames, Iowa. 209-49.
2004 Woods LW, Wilson DW : The Respiratory System. Pathology, Plumlee KH, (ed), In: Clinical Veterinary Toxicology, St. Louis, MO. 80-8.
2003 Woods LW, Latimer KS : Circovirus infections of pigeons and other avian species, Saif, YM, (ed), In: Diseases of Poultry, 11th edition, Ames, Iowa. 202-11.
Research Focus
  • Deer Adenovirus
  • Avian Pathology
  • West Nile Virus Pathogenesis
  • Plant Toxicoses
  • Wildlife Infectious Disease/Pathology
Specialty Focus
Diagnostic Anatomic Pathology
Ten Recent Publications

2018
Woods LW, Schumaker BA, Pesavento PA, Crossley BM, Swift PK
Adenoviral hemorrhagic disease in California mule deer, 1990-2014

2017
Cypher BL, Rudd JL, Westall TL, Woods LW, Stephenson N, Foley JE, Richardson D, Clifford DL
Sarcoptic mange in endangered kit foxes (Vulpes Macrotis Mutica): case histories, diagnoses, and implications for conservation

2016
Roug A, Swift P, Puschner B, Gerstenberg G, Mertins JW, Kreuder Johnson C, Torres S, Mortensen J, Woods LW
Exotic pediculosis and hair loss syndrome in deer (Odocoileus hemionus) populations of California, USA

2016
Kawanami AE, de Oliveira JP, Arenales A, Crossley B, Woods LW, Werther K
Detection of bluetongue virus in Brazilian cervids in Sao Paulo state

2016
DiSalvo AR, Reilly CM, Wiggans KT, Woods LW, Wack RF, Clifford DL
Photoreceptor degeneration in a mountain lion cub (Puma concolor)

2016
Li L, Woods L, Gerstenberg G, Deng X, Delwart E
A Common Parvovirus in Deer from California, USA